ULGSO BOARD OF TRUSTEES

Our board members bring a wealth of experience from diverse industries, guiding ULGSO in its mission to promote economic self-reliance, parity, power, and civil rights.

Urban League of Greater Southwestern Ohio Board of Trustees

The Urban League of Greater Southwestern Ohio (ULGSO) Board of Trustees comprises distinguished leaders committed to empowering communities and changing lives. Our board members bring a wealth of experience from diverse industries, guiding ULGSO in its mission to promote economic self-reliance, parity, power, and civil rights.

Our Dedicated Board Members

The ULGSO Board of Trustees includes professionals who are passionate about driving positive change in our communities. They work collaboratively to oversee our strategic initiatives, ensuring we effectively address the needs of the Greater Cincinnati and Miami Valley regions.

Leadership and Vision

Our board members are visionary leaders who contribute their expertise to advance ULGSO's goals. Their commitment to community service and social justice is instrumental in our efforts to provide comprehensive support, from workforce development to educational programs.

Meet Our Board

Our Board of Trustees is made up of executives, entrepreneurs, and community leaders who are dedicated to making a lasting impact. Each member brings a unique perspective, helping to shape ULGSO's programs and initiatives to better serve our community.


 

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ULGSO Board Chair

BARBARA TURNER | BT RISE

With more than 35 years of leadership experience, Barbara Turner began as the Board Chair for ULGSO in 2023. She served as President and CEO of Ohio National Financial Service (now known as Constellation Insurance ) from January 2021 until November 2022. Turner was the first woman and person of color to hold this position since Ohio National’s founding in 1909.

OFFICERS

Robert Jones

Vice Chair
GE Aviation (Retired)

Brian Fitzgerald

Treasurer
Procter & Gamble

MEMBERS

Marion Byndon
Duke Energy
 
Branden Frantz
WLWT
 
Danielle Ivory
Ohio National Financial Services (Former)
 
John Merchant

Dinsmore & Shohl LLP

 
Lisa Roberts-Rosser
PNC Charitable Trust
 
Shawn Serba
PwC
 
Daniel von Allmen
Cincinnati Children's Hospital
Liz Carter

Scripps Howard Foundation 

Maria Hill
Hillman Solutions
Urban League Guild President
 
Max V. Langenkamp
Cintas Corporation
 
Phenise Poole
Fifth Third Bank
 
Marya Rutherford Long
Fifth Third Bank
Miami Valley Board Chair
 
Faith Tubman
U.S. Bank
 
Robert J. Wiehe
UC Health
 
Monica Foxx

FX Facilities 

Deanna Hilliard
Urban League Young Professionals
 
Casey Marsh
UBS Private Wealth Management
 
Ann Reed
Kroger
 
Chris Schildmeyer
TriVersity Construction
 
Jeremy Vaughn
Ernst & Young LLP
 
J. Phillip Holloman
Immediate Past Chair
 

Commitment to Excellence

The Board of Trustees at ULGSO is dedicated to maintaining the highest standards of excellence in governance. Their leadership ensures that our organization remains transparent, accountable, and effective in delivering services that uplift individuals and families.

Join Us in Our Mission

We invite you to learn more about our Board of Trustees and their invaluable contributions to the Urban League of Greater Southwestern Ohio. Together, we are building stronger communities and creating opportunities for all.